Clermont Municipal Court Adult Probation Department receives statewide recognition

The Clermont County Municipal Court Adult Probation Department is the recipient of the 2010 Clifford Skeen Award.

Clermont County Municipal Court Judge James Shriver and Chief Probation Officer Joe Ellison accepted the award on Sept. 30, presented during the annual Ohio Justice Alliance for Community Corrections Conference in Columbus, Ohio.

The Skeen award recognizes the department for operating the outstanding non-residential community corrections program in the State of Ohio; the Clermont County jail diversion program was selected as the winner from 47 community corrections programs across Ohio.